St. Barnabas’ School, York Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim

St. Barnabas' School served children in Belfast's Sailortown area in an area devastated by German Luftwaffe during the Belfast Blitz of April and May 1941.

St. Barnabas’ School

York Street


Co. Antrim

United Kingdom

On 4th July 1940, the Belfast Newsletter listed St. Barnabas’ School as a place from where unregistered children would be evacuated on Monday 8th July 1940.

This was part of an attempt to evacuate young people from Belfast a year before the Blitz.




Belfast Blitz Co. Antrim

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